Sony Pictures Hit with 2 More Data Hack Class Action Lawsuits

Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc. has been hit with two more class action lawsuits filed by former employees whose personal information was compromised during a massive hack that was reportedly initiated in response to the movie studio’s production of the controversial film “The… Read More »

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Birth Injuries: Brachial Plexus

Brachial plexus injuries occur when something stretches or tears the nerves. Most frequently this can be caused by an injury like a tree fall or motorcycle accident, but it can also be caused in childbirth. The brachial plexus is a network of... Read More »

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Judge Certifies Papa John’s Sales Tax Class Action

A Papa John’s class action lawsuit was granted class certification by a Florida federal judge in a lawsuit alleging that the pizza chain illegally charged state sales taxes on delivery charges. U.S. District Judge Virginia Hernandez Covington wrote in her Tuesday ruling… Read More »

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Intracranial Hypertension: Symptoms, Causes & Treatment

Intracranial hypertension (IH) – also known as pseudotumor cerebri – is a neurological disorder in which pressure around the brain causes debilitating headaches, vision loss (sometimes leading to blindness), nausea, vomiting, pulse-synchronous tinnitus and a host of other symptoms often unique to... Read More »

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Stevens Johnson Syndrome Victim Describes Experience

Stevens Johnson Syndrome (SJS) usually begins as a rash, following flu-like symptoms, and seems harmless enough at first. Not all cases of SJS are deadly, or even harmful – but it can be. And not everyone lives to tell his or her... Read More »

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Financial Fraud Tool Launched by CFTC

Financial fraud is on the rise, according to U.S. government financial watchdog the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC). In response to the increase of financial fraud across the nation, this commission has launched a consumer education campaign and accompanying website with the... Read More »

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Benicar Lawsuits Claim Side Effects Required Hospitalization

Three Benicar lawsuits were filed in a span of three days earlier this month claiming that Benicar side effects caused the plaintiffs to be repeatedly hospitalized and that the drug manufacturer failed to adequately research and warn about the side effects. Two... Read More »

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Lawsuit: Lipitor Causes Type-2 Diabetes

A Lipitor lawsuit has been filed alleging that drug giant Pfizer Inc. negligently misrepresented its prescription cholesterol-lowering drug Lipitor (atorvastatin calcium) and that the drug causes type-2 diabetes. According to the Lipitor diabetes lawsuit, Pfizer knew or should have known about the potential... Read More »

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Takeda Hit With Joint Actos Bladder Cancer Lawsuit

An Actos bladder cancer lawsuit was jointly filed by 14 different plaintiffs in mid-June on behalf of themselves, their spouses, or family members against Takeda Pharmaceuticals International Inc. This Actos lawsuit alleges the plaintiffs or their loved ones developed bladder cancer sometime... Read More »

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Xarelto User Sues Drug Makers for Near Fatal Internal Bleeding

Another Xarelto user is suing Bayer and Janssen Pharmaceuticals, alleging he suffered severe bleeding injuries caused by the blood thinning medication. Illinois plaintiff Larry M. alleges in the Xarelto lawsuit that the drug manufacturers "concealed their knowledge of Xarelto's defects" from not only him,... Read More »

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Permanent Nerve Damage Linked with Quinolone Drugs

Antibiotics, especially fluoroquinolone antibiotics, may be over-prescribed to U.S. patients who are generally not fully informed about the possible quinolone side effects, including quinolone peripheral neuropathy. While quinolone antibiotics are great for providing broad coverage and do in fact save many lives, some... Read More »

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More Athletes Seek NCAA Concussion Settlement Benefits

Athletes in supposedly non-contact sports are seeking the extension of the NCAA concussion class action lawsuit settlement for players in sports like baseball, softball and others, arguing that while there is not the same high risk for injury as for football players,… Read More »

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Onfi Skin Reactions Lead to FDA Warning, Lawsuits

Throughout the country there have been an increasing number of class action law firms accepting Onfi Stevens Johnson Syndrome (SJS) claims. Lawyers are encouraging patients affected by this devastating condition to seek legal counsel to see whether or not they have a... Read More »

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